Clinical Trial

Aging and Bariatric Surgery

Study Description

Effect of Aging on Bariatric Surgery-induced Changes in Metabolism and Cognition

The investigators hypothesize that the improvements in insulin sensitivity, beta (I2)-cell function, and inflammation will be greater, and the improvement in sarcopenic obesity will be less, in younger versus older individuals after substantial weight loss induced by sleeve gastrectomy bariatric surgery.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Procedure - Sleeve gastrectomy

Type of bariatric surgery

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Effect of Aging on Bariatric Surgery-induced Changes in Metabolism and Cognition

Clinical Trial ID

NCT02088190

ParticipAid ID

5eVQ9d